Banking - Paraguay



TopicValue
Central bank discount rate (%)5.5
Commercial bank prime lending rate (%)28.9
Value & RankThe Central bank discount rate of Paraguay is 5.50 (%) with a global rank of 63.
Paraguay compared to other CountriesThe Central bank discount rate of Paraguay is similar to that of Nepal, Iraq, Tunisia, Hungary, Sweden, Namibia, Kazakhstan, India, Guyana, Iceland with a respective Central bank discount rate of 6.00, 6.00, 5.75, 5.75, 5.50, 5.50, 5.50, 5.50, 5.50, 5.40 (%) and a global rank of 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68.Last 5 years averageParaguay had an average Central bank discount rate of 12.9 (%) in the last 5 years from (2007 to 2012).
Paraguay since the end of the Great RecessionParaguay's Central bank discount rate had a negative growth (decline) of 72.5% since the end of the Great Recession
Central bank discount rate of Paraguay
Value & RankThe Commercial bank prime lending rate of Paraguay is 28.9 (%) with a global rank of 5.
Paraguay compared to other CountriesThe Commercial bank prime lending rate of Paraguay is similar to that of Madagascar, The Gambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Ghana, Brazil, São Tomé and Principe, Guinea, Kyrgyz Republic, Uganda with a respective Commercial bank prime lending rate of 44.0, 30.5, 30.0, 29.5, 27.0, 26.9, 26.0, 26.0, 25.0, 23.7 (%) and a global rank of 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.Last 5 years averageParaguay had an average Commercial bank prime lending rate of 27.7 (%) in the last 5 years from (2008 to 2013).
Paraguay since the end of the Great RecessionParaguay's Commercial bank prime lending rate had a positive growth of 2.26% since the end of the Great Recession
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Paraguay
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Datasource: CIA - The World Factbook